Walk Into The Gates Of Eldon House, You Are Walking Into Another Time

As you enter through the front doors, you will be welcomed by an Eldon House Historical Interpreter who will answer your questions and assist in making your visit as convenient and comfortable as possible. The tours of the museum are self-guided with opportunity to learn about the life and times, and collections of Harris Family from staff and panels throughout the historic home.

First Time Visit

There are many things to discover inside and on the grounds at Eldon House. Start with this section here for our first time visitors.

News & Upcoming Events

The interior of Eldon House will be open to the public from Wednesday- Sunday from 12:00-5:00 p.m. We continue to follow the guidelines set by the London Middlesex Health Unit and by the Provincial government including contact tracing, screening questions and mask requirements.

For more information on tours or information, please call us at 519-661-5169, or email us at info@eldonhouse.ca. Please check our social media pages and our website for updates and information on the museum.

Crimes, Haunts and Curses

Saturday, October 16 and Sunday, October 17, 6:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.
Walking Tour
Please wear comfortable shoes and prepare for the weather (rain or shine). Not suitable for children under 12. Social distancing measures of 6 feet

Mourning Jewelry: From Cradle to the Grave

Thursday, October 21, 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.
Interpretive Centre
Not suitable for children under 12. Mask or face covering is mandatory while in the Interpretive Center. Social distancing measures will be maintained while each

Woodland Cemetery Tour

Saturday, October 23 and Sunday, October 24
1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m. and 3:00 p.m.
Walking Tour
This tour will take place in the historic Woodland Cemetery where guests are expected to meet at the entrance off of Springbank Drive.  An

 

Eldon House COVID-19 Hours

July-December 2021:
Wednesday-Sunday
12:00 • 5:00 PM

Eldon House is open for in-house visits as of July 17. We will be accepting walk-ins with contact tracing and COVID-19 measures in place. Hours are subject to change based on recommendations from the London-Middlesex Health Unit

Call 519-661-5169 or email info@eldonhouse.ca to make an appointment.

Book A Guided Tour Today

Education programs and tours are offered all year round for students and groups of all ages. Click below to find out more!

Current/Upcoming Exhibitions:

London Ladies Hockey Team

Before Their Time

Eldon House Second Floor
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Taking Tea

Eldon House Interpretive Centre
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But First, Let me Take a Selfie: Reframing Historical Photos for the Modern World

Eldon House Second Floor

Live Virtual Tours

A live virtual tour allows you to visit London’s oldest home from the comfort of your home. Join one of Eldon House’s knowledgeable and enthusiastic Historical Interpreters as you explore the 19th-century Victorian house. Eldon House strives to continue our goal of engaging with our community during these difficult times and is providing virtual tours that are suitable for adults and children alike.

  • 1 hour live virtual tour
  • Perfect for the classroom, at home, long term care facilities and so much more
  • Virtual tours must be booked in advance and are only available select days of the week

Announcements

Eldon House is reopen for public visits! Visitors are welcome inside the museum from Wednesday-Sunday from 12:00-5:00 p.m. Contact tracing information and screening questions